Clinical Intern, North Carolina Central University
Courtney (she/her) is a clinical student intern at Three Oaks Behavioral Health & Wellness. She is presently completing her coursework for a Master of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from North Carolina Central University. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Family and Consumer Sciences Education from East Carolina University, where she studied the relationship between individuals, families, and the environment in which they live. After graduating for East Carolina University, Courtney taught classes in parenting and child development for several years.
Courtney believes there are times in our lives that we are often thrown challenges, some more heavy to carry than others. In these moments, having the right support can make all the difference. Courtney’s aim is to take the time to understand your unique story and stand alongside in your journey in life. She is committed in developing a collaborative relationship with you in a judgment free space where you feel seen, supported, and safe. Her style is warm, laid-back, and humorous at times.
Courtney is passionate about supporting individuals though various transitional moments. Courtney enjoys working with individuals during pregnancy, postpartum and parenting periods. She is also interested in working with clients 18+ on the following topics: stress, anxiety, identity, relationships, and life transitions. Courtney utilizes an eclectic therapeutic approach and pulls from evidenced-based practices such as, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Solution-Focused Therapy.
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